Fantasy Baseball Box Score Breakouts – 5/8/11

May 9, 2011


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Here’s a look at the unheralded fantasy baseball players who played well yesterday.
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Detroit at Toronto
Austin Jackson went three for five with a home run and two RBI. Jhonny Peralta went two for four with his 16th RBI. Yunel Escobar went two for four. Brad Penny gave up two runs in 7-2/3 innings for the win.
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Los Angeles Dodgers at New York Mets
Jamey Carroll went three for five with a run. Aaron Miles went two for four with an RBI. Jerry Sands went two for three. Ronny Paulino two for four with an RBI. Scott Hairston went two for three.
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Washington at Florida
Gaby Sanchez went four for four with three runs, a home run (5), and three RBI (20) to raise his average to .328. Greg Dobbs went three for three with two RBI. Omar Infante went two for four with a run. Anibal Sanchez gave up  two hits with 11 strikeouts in seven scoreless innings for the win. He’s 2-1 with a 3.46 ERA.
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Tampa Bay at Baltimore
Matt Joyce went two for four with two runs to raise his average to .351.
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Minnesota at Boston
J.D. Drew and Jed Lowrie each went one for four with two RBI. Trevor Plouffe went one for three with two runs. Danny Valencia went two for four with a home run, three RBI (18), and a stolen base.
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Houston at Pittsburgh
Matt Diaz went two for three. Ryan Doumit went one for three with a home run and three RBI. Bill Hall went two for four with a run. James McDonald gave up three runs with eight strikeouts in six scoreless innings. J.A. Happ gave up two runs in six innings. Neither starter factored into the decision.
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New York Yankees at Texas
Brett Gardner went three for four with two runs and a stolen base. Francisco Cervelli went one for five with two runs and a grand slam.
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Oakland at Kansas City
Conor Jackson went three for five with an RBI. Mark Ellis went two for four with a run. Kevin Kouzmanoff went two for four with a home run. Eric Hosmer went two for four with a run and an RBI. Tyson Ross gave up two runs in six innings to improve to 2-2 with a 2.51 ERA.
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Milwaukee at St. Louis
Tyler Greene went three for three with a run. Kyle McClellan gave up one run on four hits in eight innings to improve to 5-0 with a 3.30 ERA.
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Cincinnati at Chicago Cubs
Johnny Cueto gave up five hits in six scoreless innings to earn the win. Ryan Dempster took the loss, but held the Reds to two runs in seven innings.
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Cleveland at Los Angeles Angels
Alberto Callaspo went one for four with a run and two RBI. Hank Conger went two for four with an RBI. Mark Trumbo went two for four with a run. Peter Bourjos went two for three with a run and an RBI. Asdrubal Cabrera went two for five with a run and an RBI. Fausto Carmona gave up three unearned runs with seven strikeouts in seven innings, but got a no-decision. Dan Haren pitched also pitched well.
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Arizona at San Diego
Chris Denorfia went two for four with a run and a stolen base. Jorge Cantu went two for four with a home run and three RBI. Melvin Mora went two for four with a run. Aaron Harang gave up two runs in seven innings to improve to 5-2 with a 4.07 ERA.
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Colorado at San Francisco
Cody Ross went two for three with a home run and three RBI.Chris Iannetta went two for three. Ryan Vogelsong gave up one hit in 6-1/3 scoreless innings to improve to 2-0 with a 3.05 ERA.
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Chicago White Sox at Seattle
Brent Morel went two for four with a run. Milton Bradley and Miguel Olivo each went two for four. Brendan Ryan went two for four with an RBI. Mark Buehrle gave up two runs in eight innings. Erik Bedard gave up one earned run with nine strikeouts in five innings. Neither starter factored into the decision.
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Atlanta at Philadelphia
Freddie Freeman went three for four with two runs and a homer. Alex Gonzalez went one for three with a home runs and two RBI (16). Placido Polanco went one for five with two RBI (23). Raul Ibanez went two for four. Jair Jurrjens remained perfect.
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2 Responses so far | Have Your Say!

  1. Marc
    May 9th, 2011 at 7:04 am #

    Please rank R. Ibanez, A. Jackson, J. Borbon for this week. Thanks.

  2. LestersLegends
    May 9th, 2011 at 8:49 am #

    borbon
    Jackson
    Ibanez

    If you need HR & RBI more than R, SB then I would go with Ibanez.

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